Witness

Joining Voices: Raising Awareness

Flushing Quakers will host “Joining Voices: Raising Awareness,” an interfaith breakfast on Wednesday, December 10, 10AM, at the Friends Meeting House.  The goal is to raise awareness about domestic violence in our community and find ways for faith [...]

Building Interfaith Solidarity

Members of Flushing Monthly Meeting joined with people of all faiths in Flushing for the 2014 Queens Interfaith Unity Walk, which seeks to build interfaith peace and solidarity.  The Queens Interfaith Unity Walk arose in response to post-9/11 challenges and [...]

2014 Interfaith Unity Walk

The Flushing Interfaith Council invites you to our 6th Annual Queens Unity Walk Sunday, October 19, 2014, 1:00 pm @Flushing Meetinghouse, 137-16 Northern Boulevard, Flushing, NY 11354 (you are also invited to worship with Quakers at the Flushing Meetinghouse starting [...]

Island of the Dead

New York’s city cemetery on Hart Island occupies 101 acres in the Long Island Sound on the eastern edge of the Bronx. It is the largest taxpayer-funded cemetery in the world. The City uses prison labor to perform the daily mass burials that number close to one million. [...]

People’s Climate March

Join the People’s Climate March on Sunday, September 21, 11:30 am! Need a place to stay? Are you thinking of coming, but distance and lack of a place to stay are a deterrent? Visit our hospitality hub to find a place to stay with local Friends . . . . . . or offer [...]